10 Last-Minute Summer Getaways For Every Travel Style

Flights from Miami to Cartagena, Colombia are less than three hours?!

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If you haven't taken nearly as many trips as you hoped to this summer, it's time to get in one last travel fix before the season comes to a close. Whether you're looking for a romantic adventure with your partner or a solo spa retreat, we've got a destination for every travel style out there.

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If You're Looking For Practically No Travel Time

Pittsburgh, Pennslyvania

Just a 90-minute flight from about 70 percent of North America, a trip to Pittsburgh is perfect for low maintenance travel. Once you get there, you have your pick of activities: enjoying the last of summer by biking the riverfront trails, visiting the Andy Warhol Museum, or exploring by foot (since it's the country's ninth ).

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If You Want A Romantic (But Adventurous) Trip

Cartagena, Colombia

Nothing is more romantic than wandering the cobblestone streets of Cartagena's 16th-century Old Town or dancing the night away at one of the city's lively clubs. This Caribbean getaway is the perfect place to explore with your significant other.

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If You Want One Last Beach Bash

Montauk, New York

If you love a quiet, isolated beach to read a book and decompress...Montauk is not for you. Fashion's favorite lodge, , is one of the liveliest places to party from morning 'til night. Get in one last beach celebration (and tan session) while you still can.

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If You Want To Go Somewhere Practically Tourist-Free

Kraków, Poland

Not usually on most people's radar when it comes to European travel, Poland is an unsuspecting hot spot for art and cultural happenings, rare pre-WWII architecture, and exciting night life. Skip the crowds and head to Poland's second city, Kraków.

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If You Want To Leave The Country With Minimal Effort

Nassau, Bahamas

The Bahamas are three hours away from New York via plane. Three hours. Incredible beaches and water sports galore, if you're sick of east coast beaches then make your way to Nassau for crystal clear waters.

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If You Need A Friends Trip

New Orleans, Louisiana

We can't think of a better place to have one last hoorah with your friends. Whether you want to hit up Bourbon Street or just eat your way around town, New Orleans is always a fun and memorable getaway.

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If You Want A History Fix

San Juan, Puerto Rico

Dive into Puerto Rico's storied past by exploring El Viejo San Juan (Old San Juan). Explore 500-year-old forts, numerous UNESCO World Heritage sites, and even explore Ponce de Leon's mansion.

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If You're Looking For A Solo Trip

Portland, Maine

Before the weather gets a little too cold in Portland, an end-of-summer solo trip is in order. This cute little New England city is a safe spot to spend some time by the beach, browsing local shops, or checking out the city's impressive food scene.

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If You Want An Outdoorsy Vacation

Reykjavik, Iceland

We know, we know, Iceland has been having a moment for...well, a few years now. But it really is a dream destination: it's only 5.5 hours from New York City (with regular sales on plane tickets!), has otherworldly scenery, and outdoor activities galore, from hiking to lounging in the Blue Lagoon.

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If You Need A Wellness Retreat

Rancho Santa Fe, California

If a spa weekend won't quite cut it, get a life-changing (and sustainable) wellness boost at the . Their Wellness Collective program offers three-, five-, and seven-day packages that are customized for your health goals, including wellness workshops, personal training, and spa therapy.

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